Issues on Playing MKV on LG BD550 Blu-ray Player- Solved

My Blu ray player is a LG BD550. I’m using a WD1TB USB External Hard Drive that connects to the USB port to play .avi and .mkv files. Certain files play fine on both avi and mkv. 

However certain 1080p mkv files dont play while others do. On the ones that wont play I get a message saying “this movie may not play properly”, however it plays fine on my laptop.

With the BD550 Network Blu-ray Disc Player, you get it all. However, as the above user, you may get frustrated as some MKV files are not recognized by Blu-ray Player LG BD550.  Continue reading “Issues on Playing MKV on LG BD550 Blu-ray Player- Solved”

Cannot Play MKV in DivX Plus Player – A Quick Fix

We found some DivX Plus Player users complain that they can’t play the MKV videos on it well, wen they load the MKV to DivX Plus Player, only can watch the videos without the audio or even can’t read…

Well, as far as we know, the DivX Plus Player allows for the playback of certain MKV files. It supports MKV files that use AVC/H.264 video and AAC audio. If your file does not play back, or if you get an error message stating that you do not have the correct direct show filter, then it likely does not use a supported codec.  Continue reading “Cannot Play MKV in DivX Plus Player – A Quick Fix”

Upload and Play MKV File in Google Drive

Q: Is there an external app that will play MKV files? I uploaded an MKV file and now it only lets me download it back. I want to stream it from my Google Drive.

Ideally, you would view some MKV files within Google Drive, but seeing how MKV isn’t supported. Some guys recommend to try Localcast with the Cloud plugin, but it doesn’t work all the time. A better solution is to convert MKV to Google Drive friendly file type like MP4. Continue reading “Upload and Play MKV File in Google Drive”

Any Way to Play HEVC MKV File on Blu-ray Player

I tried to play a .mkv file in my Bu-ray player and it worked well, I was able to activete subtitles and different audio tracks while playing. Then I tried with another MKV video (in the same container) and it didn’t work, the player just said “video format not supported.

I tried to learn something about audio and video formats and even containers and check the two MKV videos. The one that did work in Blu-ray player is H.264 encoded and the one which didn’t work is HEVC encoded. Searching further about HEVC MKV to Blu-ray Player in Google, I have some ideas. Continue reading “Any Way to Play HEVC MKV File on Blu-ray Player”

How Do I Play MKV on macOS High Sierra

Typically you’ll encounter some MKV files like Bluray rips or video exported from an HD stream. When you play MKV on macOS High Sierra, you might have discovered they won’t open in a QuickTime player. Not to worry though, MKV files can be played on a macOS High Sierra easily. One way is to download a free application or codec that supports playing the high quality video format, the other is to convert MKV to MOV for viewing on High Sierra. Now we present the solutions for you.

Solution 1. Download MKV player for macOS High Sierra

#1 – VLC

The first recommendation is VLC, which will play just about any video or audio file thrown at it and MKV is no exception. VLC recently came out with some pretty significant changes, and even if you don’t plan on using it to play .mkv movies, it’s a worthwhile app to have on any Mac. Continue reading “How Do I Play MKV on macOS High Sierra”

Play MKV on Movies & TV No Sound- Solutions

I recently upgrade my PC from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. Everything was fine, absolutely no issues with upgrade. Just one question. I tried to play MKV videos from Movies & TV metro app. Video is fine but no sound. Digging around the net, I found out quick solutions.

Despite the popular belief .mkv files are actually multimedia container formats that combine audio, video and subtitles into a single file. This means that you can combine different audio and video file formats into a .mkv file format. MKV files also support seeking, chapters, menu, and metadata support, different audio and video streams, online streaming compatibility, subtitles and error recovery. In addition, .mkv files support almost any audio and video format, so it’s safe to say that MKV files are here to stay. Continue reading “Play MKV on Movies & TV No Sound- Solutions”

How to Insert MKV Files to PowerPoint

From PowerPoint support center, you can get the info- if PowerPoint doesn’t let you insert a video or audio file, you can fix the problem in a few steps and a modest amount of time. The simplest way to fix this situation is to take these three steps:

1. Find and download a file converter.
2. Convert your video or audio file to a common format that PowerPoint understands.
3. Insert the converted video file in your slide.

Now in this article, we will teach you how to insert MKV to Powerpoint within steps. Continue reading “How to Insert MKV Files to PowerPoint”

Best MKV Player for Windows (Windows 10/8/7)

Many videos nowadays are in MKV format, a very versatile container that can store videos, audio, pictures or subtitles in one file. Whereas, playing MKV videos on Windows computers is a headache for many PC users. Your default media play, Windows Media Player, is not familiar with what this format is. According to the user reviews and after doing the test of playing MKV videos files on Windows with different MKV players, now we made a list of the best MKV player for Windows for your reference.

Top 3 Best MKV Video Players for Windows 10/8/7 Review

No.1 VLC Media Player Continue reading “Best MKV Player for Windows (Windows 10/8/7)”

Play MKV on MiniX Android box with Perfect V/A Quality

Q: Hello guys im new here just received the MiniX Android box((NEO U1)) yesterday. got little problem some of my mkv movie don’t have sound when play in mx player. But the same mkv movie can play in my cheaper cs918 box flawless…anyone pls help thanks…

You may also get trouble when playing MKV on MiniX Android box. It can play but certain mkv files don’t have sound. Actually, to play MKV file on MiniX android box, you need to install install MX player 3rd party codes to play some soundtracks. If it still doesn’t work, you can try an alternative method- convert MKV to a more compatible format like MP4. Continue reading “Play MKV on MiniX Android box with Perfect V/A Quality”

3 Way to Convert and Add MKV Files to iTunes

Not a fresh topic. If you use iTunes to organize and play your media, you’ve probably run into the roadblock of adding files it doesn’t support like MKV. This article covers 3 options to add and play MKV in iTunes without hassle.

So, how to trick iTunes into supporting the MKV files you want? A must way is to convert MKV to iTunes friendly MP4, MOV or M4V format. Read 3 methods below one by one and choose a one solution you prefer.

Method 1. Use VLC to Convert MKV to MP4 for iTunes – (Mac and Windows) Continue reading “3 Way to Convert and Add MKV Files to iTunes”